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'TIS THE Season TO CELEBRATE

HOLIDAYS IN LA JOLLA

La Valencia Hotel, Pet-Friendly
Celebrate the holiday season with friends and family in the heart of La Jolla from November 24 to January 1! From our annual tree lighting to holiday tea and festive dining experiences, you're invited to make unforgettable memories at the Pink Lady surrounded by twinkling lights and festive decor. 
 

These events sell out every season. Early reservations strongly encouraged.

2022 Annual Collector's Ornament

Available All Season Long
Celebrate the festive moments of 2022 with this year's double-sided collectible ornament inspired by one of La Valencia's most popular historic postcards.  
 
$36 (gift box included)

HOLIDAY TEA AT MEDITERRANEAN ROOM

DECEMBER 1-2 | 8-9 | 15-16 | 22 | 29-30 11:00 AM

Dec. 23 is currently sold out.

Celebrate the holiday season with La Valencia's award-winning tea service! Enjoy a variety of DAMMANN Frères teas paired with scones, delectable tea sandwiches, assorted mini pastries, and more plus a glass of bubbly.

$85 per person | $45 for children under 10
 

TREE LIGHTING AT LA VALENCIA HOTEL

DECEMBER 1 4:30 PM
Kick off the holiday season with our dual tree lighting featuring the traditional indoor La Sala tree and an outdoor display to illuminate Patio Sol. Festivities begin at 4:30pm counting down to the tree lighting at 5:45pm. Dining reservations are strongly encouraged.

The event is complimentary and open to the public.

“COZY BY THE FIRESIDE” ON PATIO SOL

DECEMBER 2-30 (Select Fridays & Saturdays) 6:00-9:00pm
Join us for our first ever pop-up patio experience this holiday season on Patio Sol. Enjoy our specialty patio menu including light bites and festive beverages, and stay cozy with heaters, blankets, firepits, twinkling lights and holiday décor all set to live music. First come, first serve - no reservations.

STORYTIME BRUNCH WITH SANTA

DECEMBER 3 | 10 | 17 | 18
Santa's coming to the Pink Lady! Enjoy the Mediterranean Room's decadent brunch menu including the La V cinnamon roll, eggs benedict and more, plus a visit from Santa himself. Santa will be spreading holiday cheer from 11:00am-1:00pm. Now accepting brunch reservations through OpenTable.

GINGERBREAD HOUSE DECORATING

DECEMBER 19 11:00 AM

Join us for our sweetest holiday event of the year - Gingerbread House Decorating led by Executive Pastry Chef Kari! Decorate the gingerbread house from top to bottom and enjoy a festive chocolate milk and cookie station while each guest 21+ will receive a glass of bubbly. 

$100 per house (pre-assembled and ready for decorating)

CHANNUKAH CELEBRATION

DECEMBER 21 5:00 PM
The Chabad of La Jolla presents its Annual Hanukkah Celebration on Patio Sol at La Valencia Hotel. Enjoy live music, menorah kits, latkes, doughnuts, dreidels, holiday gifts and more beginning at 5:00pm. 

This event is free and open to the public.

CHRISTMAS EVE & DAY

DECEMBER 24 & 25 04:00 PM
Celebrate with a festive coursed dinner featuring holiday favorites prepared by Chef Fabian Aceves. Enjoy the hotel's dazzling decor, including twinkling lights, fully decked indoor and outdoor Christmas trees and more.

$95 for adults | Kids offerings available

Reservations available soon

NEW YEAR’S EVE AT LA VALENCIA

DECEMBER 31
New Year's Eve Five Course Dinner
Seatings begin 5:00pm, Last seating 9:00pm | $145 per person (children's menu will be offered) Reservations available soon

New Year's Eve Celebration in La Sala
No reservations (21+)
Ring in the New Year with a bubbly countdown in La Sala lounge featuring live music beginning at 9:15pm.

HOLIDAY SHOPPING

HOLIDAY SHOPPING

WESTFIELD UTC

4545 LA JOLLA VILLAGE DR STE E-25, SAN DIEGO, CA 92122
Outdoor shopping center with upmarket chain retailers, a movie theater & a skating rink

LA VALENCIA RETAIL

Shop our online retail store for accessories and apparel, including towels, totes, signature robes, and polos, or give the gift of travel with a La Valencia Hotel gift card.